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Loose-leaf collection begins Nov. 6, 2017

leaf collection photoCity of Burlington Press Release – The City of Burlington’s loose-leaf collection program begins Monday, Nov. 6 and runs until Dec. 15.

To help ensure a successful leaf collection program, residents are reminded to:

  • Check the leaf collection schedule at Burlington.ca/leafcollection to see when collection crews will be visiting your street;
  • Rake leaves to the edge of the curb or roadway, but not on the road, in a loose pile just prior to the start of collection in their neighbourhood;
  • Please keep loose-leaf piles free from sticks and other debris that may damage equipment;
  • Debris-filled piles may be bypassed and left to the homeowner to remove;
  • Rake leaves to the curb no more than one week before your collection date;
  • Ensure loose leaves are not in ditches or covering catch basins in front of homes.

     

     

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